IoP – Internet of Plants

Global Innovation Gathering (GIG)
re:publica 2016

Short thesis: 

Teach the internet the language of your plants. Learn how to communicate with and monitor your garden with internet of things (IoT) basics.

Description: 

In this workshop, you will learn how to build your own complete internet of things garden, which will enable you to monitor the health of your plants from the internet. You will program your own electronics (or hardware), build and connect sensors, and design a specialized dashboard to check on your plants and their progress from anywhere and any device.

Included in the workshop is a brief introduction about internet of things, basic electronics and programming.

Note: 15 participants maximum, please sign up at the GIG makerspace.  Sign up sheet will be available from the start of Day 1. Please come 10 mins before workshop and bring your laptop if possible.

Attending workshops are free for participants who sign up.  If you would like to take one of the products with you after the workshop, donations are very welcome in order to cover the cost of materials.  Expected donation to take parts: 40 euro (Only 4 available - First Come First Serve)

Vielen Dank and many thanks to Bürklin for their awesome sponsorship of the hardware used in this workshop!

Maker Space
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:15 to 12:15
English
Workshop
Beginner